GENDER: Feminine
Meaning & History
Means "born of the sea" in Gaelic. In Irish legend this was the name of a woman (originally named Líban) who was transformed into a mermaid. After 300 years she was brought to shore, baptized, and transformed back into a woman.
Related Names
VARIANT: Muirín (Irish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Morgaine, Morgan, Morgen (Arthurian Romance), Morgane (French)